Access and transport

Regular Bus Services

The village has two regular, year-round, bus services. Tickets are on sale at the Tourist Office and can also be purchased online.

Sallanches (SNCF station) -> Praz sur Arly

Adult fare: One-way = 3,50€,  Return ticket = 7€

Child fare: One-way = 1,75 €, Return ticket = 3,50€

Baggage in the hold: Flat-rate of 2.00 € per article of baggage (suitcase, backpack, trunk, skis…)

Megève -> Praz sur Arly:

Adult fare: One-way = 1.50€,  Return ticket = 3€

Child fare: One-way = 0.75 €, Return ticket = 1.50€

Baggage in the hold: Flat-rate of 2.00 € per article of baggage (suitcase, backpack, trunk, skis…)

Internet site: SAT Mont-Blanc

Train

Praz sur Arly is accessible by train via two stations. There is a regular bus service to the village leaving from Sallanches station.

SNCF Station in Sallanches (17 km): TGV/ TER Rhône-Alpes

SNCF Station in Albertville (30 km): TGV/ TER Rhône-Alpes/ CORAIL Lunéa/Thalys in the winter.

Information: 36-35

Internet site: SNCF

Plane

Geneva’s International Airport is the second airport in Switzerland. It is also one of EasyJet’s main hubs. The airport is 5 km away from the city centre. It is on the A1 autoroute and there is a train service between the Geneva Main Station and the airport.

The following services are available at Geneva airport: money exchange, lost property office, tourist office, baggage deposit, restaurants, bars, VIP lounge, post office, dry cleaners, duty-free shop and car rental companies (Avis, Sixt, Europcar, Budget Rent A Car, Hertz and National).

Airport/Praz sur Arly Bus Service: Discover the Ouibus service. In the winter season, there is a regular bus service every 2 hours from Geneva airport to the village of Praz sur Arly.

Internet site: Geneva Airport

 

Free shuttle bus

In the winter season, a free shuttle bus is available in the resort (10 stops) to take you to the foot of the slopes every 8 minutes during the school holidays, and every 30 minutes outside school holidays and on Saturdays (unless there’s a special event).

Ski shuttle bus: Timetable

Montenbus

The “Community of Pays du Mont-Blanc Communes” has created a new service for the population in addition to the existing transport services. In addition to the existing bus and taxi services, the public can now use the “Montenbus”, an inter-commune transport-on-request service.

 

How to reserve a trip

On receipt of their subscription card, members can contact Montenbus on    to reserve a trip, at the latest on the eve of the trip. A confirmation message will be sent on the eve of the trip.
It is possible to reserve a trip online up to 2 hours before the departure on www.ccpmb.fr (depending on availability of seats).
Please note, Montenbus should not be used to the detriment of existing public transport.

 

Membership rates

  • Full rate subscription: 40 €/per person
  • Yearly reduced rate subscription: 10 €/per person (under 25 years, over 70 years, unemployed, people in receipt of RSA welfare benefit, adult handicapped allowance, or invalidity pension, on presentation of a justifying document)
  • Free for people with reduced mobility (on presentation of an invalidity or CDAPH incapacity card)
  • Weekly subscription: 15 €/per person for occasional trips or for holidaymakers.

Rates for trips

  • Within the same zone: free.
  • From one zone to another: 2€.

Green Number: 0 800 2013 74

Internet Site: Montenbus

Taxi Service

Alpes Transports in Praz-sur-Arly offers various taxi services (to the station, airport, etc.).

Tel : 06 80 03 78 20

Internet site: www.itaxis.fr

54 Route du Val d'Arly, 74120 Praz-sur-Arly, Haute-Savoie, France Open Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 12:00 pm and from 14:00 to 17:30